December 2012: Best of Atlanta


Best of Atlanta
Explore the city鈥檚 best restaurants, shops, services, and entertainment! Throughout December, we鈥檒l release a few winners each day.
> Check out the growing list
> Look at four superlative rivalries
> Explore our Hall of Fame

Your cat is cheating on you and other scientific studies 路 UGA鈥檚 Red & Black student newspaper 路 Bo Bo Garden 路 Rent the Runway 路 How to dress up your LBD for the holiday parties 路 Chip and Company 路 Milk & Honey

Best New Restaurants
Find which upscale spot we named Restaurant of the Year, plus five other eateries worthy of accolades. Currently only available in the magazine or on our digital edition!

The Crossing
Herbert Sinkfield and DeKai Amonrasi were born thirty-four years and a thousand miles apart. But when an accident brought them together on the railroad tracks in College Park, one of the men made a fateful decision.
By Tony Rehagen

Editor鈥檚 Note On the state of magazines

Entertainment 2012鈥檚 pop hits (and misses)
Music Should you buy Cee Lo鈥檚 Christmas album?
Shipping How UPS handles Christmas
Identity A club for native Atlantans
Real Estate Is our housing market finally bouncing back?
Charity Where to donate your money this year
Books Teresa Weaver picks the top ten of 2012
Arts An interview with the Woodruff鈥檚 new president and CEO

Restaurant Review Vin25 is the hottest reason to visit Roswell鈥檚 restaurant row
Dining Scene Why is quality bread service disappearing?
Local Foods The case for local goat meat
Drinks A trio of experts offers advice for the best ways to toast the season
Recipe Molly Gunn鈥檚 duck breasts in cherry-port sauce

Style A Connecticut Yankee holds court in Buckhead with W.port
Home Terrariums at Garden
Travel Three reasons to visit Nashville for the holidays

Hollis Gillespie On the high cost of comfort